Tag: Springfield Mile
The Springfield Mile may have been the premiere motorsports event at the Illinois State Fairgrounds this weekend, but the short track races saw a thrilling come-from-behind win by Kawasaki rider Henry Wiles.
Bryan Smith’s prototype Kawasaki was too fast for the field at the Springfield Mile this weekend, and the veteran rider squeaked past Sammy Halbert to take the victory.
Heavy rains wreaked havoc on the course at the Illinois State Fairgrounds this past weekend, forcing multiple delays of the Springfield short track motorcycle races.
Every sport has its own special signature event. For AMA Pro racing, some may argue that it’s the Springfield Mile.
Motorsports fans may have heard about this year’s exciting Springfield Mile event, which took place over Memorial Day Weekend.
KTM Announces 2012 Waters Autobody/Project K Racing AMA Flat Track Expert Twins Sponsorship KTM Motorsports is pleased to announce its sponsorship of Waters Autobody/Project K Racing for the 2012 AMA Pro Flat Track race season in the Expert Twins division. The current team riders are Jeremy Higgins and Steve Murray. Team owners, Dave and Rhonda [...]
In what Cycle News called “one of the most surprising and unlikely victories in the history of AMA Grand National racing,” veteran racer Willie McCoy won the famous Labor Day Weekend Springfield Mile, beating racers half his age as he claimed his first national win in his 23-year professional career. McCoy, still racing at age [...]